Scalping is simple terms is to open and close the position for the quickest profits that can be made within short duration of time. And most of the times trades use high leverage to make quick profits. If scalping needs to be the kind of trading strategy then proper account management is critical.
Yes, scalping method is method in trading which is trying to gain few pips of profit quickly and usually scalping will try to gain profits with winning many times in whole transactions. Some traders tried to use high lot size with scalping because they hoped to gain big amount of profits in short time with targeting few pips in profit but they didn't realize if few pips could cause big losses too if you used huge lot size. So, anyone can be successful with scalping method if he used proper money management in trading.
I participate in a broker who has one day competition and in that contest account i have been trying to win through the scalping technique which has been very difficult for me all these years. And implementing this technique on real account looks scary for me.
I do trading with scalping some times, it is profitable too but I do not continue for a long time because scalping is highly risky . I normally trade in smooth market , here my tension is less than scalping.
When we are scalping there is certainly involvement of huge lot size which only contributes to the additional trading pressure. Thus, i try to avoid scalping to tame the gambler inside me.
Scalping is difficult and stressful. Also you must restrain your emotions when a trade goes against you and close when your system tells you to. You should never let a losing trade wipe out all your gains.
There are many EAs that scalp for you; however, they require very good trading conditions (mainly low spreads and minimal slippage).